Monthly Archives: August 2011

it’s all in the bag

As I mentioned, I am traveling to Europe and although I am not the best at packing light, I am making an effort to pack smarter. This time around I needed a makeup bag that would be compact enough for … Continue reading

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my beauty bag: hair and skincare travel must-haves

I’m going on vacation to Europe this week and I’m definitely not ready. I haven’t packed a thing yet but when I do start I will probably pack everything I own. I don’t pack light, and usually half of my … Continue reading

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va va vamp

The vampy look isn’t going anywhere soon and with fall just around the corner, deep sultry reds are slated to make a big statement. Think wine, burgundy and deep berries and plums. Not only is a bold vampy lip a … Continue reading

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lusting after: Cindy Sherman for M.A.C

To say the least Cindy Sherman is a photography legend and a social commentator who famously challenges the roles and representations of women in terms of appearance and identity in pop culture and society as a whole. After studying her … Continue reading

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inspiration: all that glitters

I don’t think I ever grew out of my pre-teen obsession with glitter but I like to think that my obsession has matured since then. It’s safe to say that it’s become a little more rock and roll and a … Continue reading

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lusting after: Lancome 29 St. Honoré Maison Lancome Blush

I’ve been trying to avoid the topic of fall. Although I love a bold lipstick, a tailored coat and a pair of ankle boots, I just don’t feel ready to give up on summer. Not the makeup, not the clothes … Continue reading

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my beauty bag: new additions

Lately I’ve been feeling like my beauty bag is screaming for some new additions. This week, I was craving more than a few new eye shadows to expand my collection. Since the Urban Decay Naked Palette is nowhere to be … Continue reading

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